Minister for Health Simon Harris TD and Minister of State with special responsibility for Older People and Mental Health Jim Daly TD have today announced a fund of €3 million to help support community mental health initiatives across the country.
This fund will support local sports and community organisations that promote mental health and alleviate loneliness.
Minister Daly said:
Minister for Health Simon Harris TD said:
The fund is being dispersed through the Local Community Development Committees (LCDCs) and the Children and Young People’s Services Committees (CYPSCs) to deliver innovative actions in line with local and national policies and objectives for the benefit of people in their communities.
Minister Daly is directing all interested organisations to contact their local, LCDC (through the local Authority) or CYPSC, for information on the type of actions planned under the Fund.
You can find contact details for the Local Authorities on the following website: